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A Comparative Study of Surgical Treatment of Hemorrhoids: Stapled vs Open and Closed Hemorrhoidectomy

Brijesh Sharma, Tushar Bhati

Keywords : Hemorrhoids, Stapler,Comparative study

Citation Information : Sharma B, Bhati T. A Comparative Study of Surgical Treatment of Hemorrhoids: Stapled vs Open and Closed Hemorrhoidectomy. J Mahatma Gandhi Univ Med Sci Tech 2017; 2 (3):109-113.

DOI: 10.5005/jp-journals-10057-0047

License: CC BY-NC-ND 3.0

Published Online: 00-12-2017

Copyright Statement:  Copyright © 2017; Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers (P) Ltd.


Abstract

Hemorrhoids and piles are used interchangeably very often but originally the words have entirely different meanings. Surgical treatment of hemorrhoids has been suggested for third- and fourth-grade hemorrhoidal disease and include removal of hemorrhoidal tissue. Stapled hemorrhoidectomy [minimally invasive procedure for hemorrhoid (MIPH)] introduction received much enthusiasm as it offers patients a significantly improved postoperative comfort level. The aim of this study is to make comparative assessment of following procedures for hemorrhoids: Stapled hemorrhoidectomy, open hemorrhoidectomy, closed hemorrhoidectomy, in terms of operative time, hospital stay, postoperative complications, and cost-effectiveness. How to cite this article Bhati T, Sharma BK. A Comparative Study of Surgical Treatment of Hemorrhoids: Stapled vs Open and Closed Hemorrhoidectomy. J Mahatma Gandhi Univ Med Sci Tech 2017;2(3):109-113.


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